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Searchlight Historical Museum

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WOW Amazing

A cool free small museum about early Searchlight inhabitants and the changes over the years. Very... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Marbury, Maryland
Happy to have stopped there

We decided to make a stop there after reading several reviews and we're happy to have done so... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Average12%
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13 Jan 2018
“WOW Amazing”
27 Dec 2017
“Happy to have stopped there”
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200 Michael Wendell Way, Searchlight, NV 89046
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

A cool free small museum about early Searchlight inhabitants and the changes over the years. Very interesting. easy to read signs with descriptions and stories. Takes about 30 minutes to walk through. They should split the room into three separate rooms, Before settlers (Geology, Fossils,...More

1  Thank LovingLaughlin
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We decided to make a stop there after reading several reviews and we're happy to have done so. Small but free and very informative.

1  Thank chimagda
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A nice stop to learn the local history of Searchlight. Its free and should take about 30 minutes to go through. Not far out of the way and easy to find.

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Nice small museum with self-guided tour of exhibits. Focus is on the development of the area around Searchlight and mining. Free. Plenty of parking. About a 4 minute drive from the main highway, look for the sign. Located inside the community center. Might be of...More

2  Thank RSM123123
Reviewed 13 December 2015

This museum is on the small size but makes up for it's many displays of artifacts from the long history Searchlight has had within the mining community. Several celebrities were also associated with this sleepy town in Southern Nevada such as Clara Bow and the...More

2  Thank Mystiqgirl_66
Reviewed 15 January 2015

This was on my list of stops on today's day trip. It was a bit disappointing, but non the less interesting. The museum is very small but well organized. It is free and there is a self guiding tour which is helpful. It gives a...More

1  Thank CATTSAR
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Very impressed with this small museum. It is quite complete. Also stop at the Post Office it is friendly, informative and well run.

Thank unknowndiner
Reviewed 13 October 2014

A satellite of the Clark County Museum but focusing on the Searchlight area. Probably not a place young children would enjoy - however, they do have a trail as well as the museum. We did not walk the trail so I can't share what that...More

1  Thank Bountiful-IA
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